12aprAll DayLoggy Bayou (De Soto/Red River Parishes, LA)


Start Time: 9:57 am CDT 

End Time: 10:05 am CDT 

Rating:  EF1

Estimated Peak Winds: 110 mph

Path length: 6.75 miles

Width: 300 yards

Fatalities:  0

Injuries: 0

Parish:  De Soto, Red River

State:  Louisiana

Start Lat/Lon:  32.1448 / -93.5866

End Lat/Lon:  32.1959 / -93.4903

The tornado first touched down near Red Lick Rd, where it broke large limbs and uprooted several hardwood and softwood trees. The tornado weakened as it continue on to break limbs and cross over the Mansfield Paper Mill. The tornado re-strengthened and widened its path to nearly 300 yards as it snapped and uprooted hundreds of trees as it crossed Bayou Pierre. The tornado then weakened and lifted shortly after crossing Yearwood Rd.


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